NUIG RFC CrestNUIG RFC wishes to appoint a head coach for the 2016/17 season.  The first XV will compete in the Connacht Junior 1A league and plan to continue the stellar progress made in recent years. The club has won successive league promotions as well as the Connacht Curley Cup in the 2015/16 season. NUIG RFC also fields a seconds XV, an U20s XV, a women’s XV and 6 underage academy squads. The head coach will focus on the first XV.

The coaching role will include:

  • Working with a squad of up to 50 established and committed players.
  • Developing players over the course of the season.
  • Displaying outstanding communication and leadership skills.
  • IRFU Stage 3 accredited essential.

As a coach, NUIG RFC can offer:JF163307

  • Excellent training and playing facilities to work with.
  • A strong and historic club culture.
  • Talented and enthusiastic young players keen on developing themselves.
  • A coaching pathway, giving further coaching opportunities as the club continues to expand and develop.
  • Reimbursement of out of pocket/travel expenses

To apply, please email your CV with covering letter to:

Dr. Joey Costello, Chairman of Rugby, NUIG Rugby Football Club

[email protected]

Closing date for applications is 17/07/2016.

Please note that this is not a National University of Ireland, Galway appointment. Sports coaches are appointed directly by the respective NUIG Sports Clubs.



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